It must be all those gorgeous summer sunsets that are inspiring beauties like Taylor Swift and Scarlett Johansson to reach for orange and red eyeshadow. The result? A blazing hot eye that simmers with sex appeal.
"Brightly colored shadow paired with black liner and lush lashes is a modern summer version of a traditional fall classic," says San Francisco makeup pro Hillary Clark, whose innovative makeup looks have graced the runways of Betsey Johnson. To get the sultry, sophisticated look, follow these easy steps.
Step 1: Start with a neutral eyeshadow base, applying from lash line to brow bone.
About the Author:Karina Giglio is a lifestyle, beauty and health writer whose work has appeared in numerous national publications including Women’s Health, Washingtonian, Ladies Home Journal, OK!, Allure, Fitness, Marie Claire, Bride’s and The New York Post. She was a regular contributor to makeup.com, and her articles and blog posts can be found on prevention.com, dailyglow.com, yahoo.com and huffingtonpost.com. Karina has worked onstaff at Cosmopolitan and YM, as well as being part of the original Sephora.com launch team